What Is the Difference Between Drama and Theatre?

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The main difference between a drama and theatre is that dramas are written versions of plays, while theatres are animated renditions of play texts. Dramas and theatres both tell the story of plays, but the story exists only on paper in dramas, and only onstage during theatrical performances. Although they may cover the same topic, there are some fundamental differences between play versions that exist in plain text and those that are acted.